Zachary Carr

PhD

Carr smiles in front of brick wall.

Zachary Carr

PhD

Zachary Carr

PhD

Research Topics

Nonverbal communication, the role of facial expressions when evaluating emotional intent and truthfulness, and how rapport building can be utilized in deceptive contexts, such as police interviews.

Contact Information

307 Baldy Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260-1020

Phone: (716) 645-1504

zmcarr@buffalo.edu

Overview Background Publications

Academic Publications

Novotny, Eric R., Carr, Zachary M., Dietrich., S.B., Frank, Mark G., Shaddock, T. (In Press).

    How people really suspect and discover lies. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior.

Conference Presentations

Carr, Zachary M., Grizzard, M. It’s All in the Face: Visual Displays of Emotion and Media Entertainment.

  • Accepted to the 67 International Communication Association Conference 2017

Carr, Zachary M., Covert, Jessica M., Frank, Mark G., Stefanone, Michael A., Cardwell Megan E., Decker, Andrea     A. The Face-Value of Computer Mediated Communication.

  • Accepted to the SPSP Nonverbal Pre-Conference 2017

Carr, Zachary M., Frank, Mark G. Do I Know You? Synthesizing Facial Identification and Emotional Evaluation in

    Cross-Cultural Contexts

  • Presented at the 102nd National Communication Association Conference, 2016. 
  • Winner - Top Student Paper, Nonverbal Division

Salazar, Leslie R., Iba, Debra L., Jacobsen, Jake L., Mori, Howard R., Humphrey, Vernon F., Carr, Zachary M.

    Panel on Nonverbal Communication across Cultures

  • Presented at the 102 National Communication Association Conference 2016

Carr, Zachary M., Frank, Mark G. Do I Know You? Synthesizing Facial Identification and Emotional Evaluation in

    Cross-Cultural Contexts.

  • Presented at the 5th Annual Brain & Behavioral Sciences Symposisum, University at Buffalo, 2016

Carr, Zachary M., Toale, Mary C., Thweatt, Katherine S., Claus, Christopher J. Revolutionizing Nonverbal

    Communication Scholarship: A RoundTable Discussion About Redefining and Reinvigorating Research in the

    Field.

  • Panel presented at the Eastern Communication Association Conference 2016

Novotny, E., Carr, Zachary M., Dietrich, S.B., Frank, M.G. What's Behavior Got to Do with It? Discovered Lies

    versus Suspected Lies.

  • Presented at the SPSP Nonverbal Pre-Conference, 2016. 

Carr, Zachary M., Dietrich, S.B., Novotny, E., Frank, M.G. Applying the Realistic Accuracy Model to Explain

    the Role of Expertise in Detecting Deception. 

  • Accepted to the 101 National Communication Association Conference, 2015

Dietrich, S.B., Carr, Zachary M., Frank, M.G. “But I’m Innocent.” Strategies for Appearing Truthful by Liars and

    Truth Tellers. 

  • Presented at the SPSP Nonverbal Pre-Conference, 2015

Novotny, E., Dietrich, S.B., Carr, Zachary MDoes the Face Say It All? How Lies Create Inconsistencies between

    the Face and Body Channels. 

  • Presented at the 100 annual meeting of the National Communication Association, Chicago, IL, 2014

Professional Publications

Carr, Zachary M. “New era for oxygen weld monitors.” Welding and Cutting. September 2014: 266-268. Print.

  • Published while working as a Communication/Technical Writing Intern for The Aquasol Corporation. 

Carr, Zachary M. “Fiberglass Backing Tape Offers New Possibilities.” The CWA Journal. Fall 2014: 38 – 42.Print.

  • Published while working as a Communication/Technical Writing Intern for The Aquasol Corporation.

Other Presentations

Featured Presenter, Emergency Crisis Prevention Team, Buffalo State University:                                  

    An Introduction to Detecting Micro Expressions